Laure Baudot

Author

“...Irresistible and heartbreaking...”

 
 
 
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Laure Baudot’s prose is exquisite, patient, and sophisticated.
— Sarah Selecky, author of THIS CAKE IS FOR THE PARTY
 
Image above by Guy Demun
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This One Because of the Dead

Stories by Laure Baudot

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What a pleasure to discover the perceptive and intelligent stories of Laure Baudot.
— Isabel Huggan, author of BELONGING
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Reviews!

This One Because of the Dead (Laure Baudot) and Frying Plantain (Zalika Reid-Benta), reviewed by Jessica Young in Quill and Quire.

“The Books Behind Worry,” by Jessica Westhead at The 49th Shelf.

Events

Eden Mills Writers’ Festival, September 2019. Laure Baudot at the “Tell me a Story” panel with Philip Huynh and Zalika Reid-Benta (not visible).

Eden Mills Writers’ Festival, September 2019. Laure Baudot at the “Tell me a Story” panel with Philip Huynh and Zalika Reid-Benta (not visible).

Past Events

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A fierce, bright new voice. Baudot’s stories tackle the treachery of self-deception with a cruel, contemporary panache.
— Susan Swan, author of THE WESTERN LIGHT
 

Laure Baudot is an author and martial artist. With Toronto as her base, she travels the world with her adventurous husband and three children. Her debut collection of short stories, This One Because of the Dead, was published by Cormorant Books in April 2019. Her work has been published or is forthcoming in literary journals including The Antigonish Review, Wasafiri Magazine, The Danforth ReviewThe Fertile SourceFound Press, and Prairie Fire.

Laure is currently working on a graphic novel about a girl karate-ka, based on her experiences as a karate student and instructor, as well as a novel. She is represented by Rachel Letofsky at The McDermid Agency. Her literary, feminist blog about karate can be found at pregnantladydoeskarate.com.

 
 

“In the Afternoon”

Published by Found Press

“Luck”

Published by The Fertile Source

“Siblings”

Published by The Danforth Review

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